A former English teacher, Katherine worked way too long in the legal field before returning to education as a school counselor. After moving to Asheville in 2009, she completed her counseling education at Lenoir-Rhyne University. She maintains dual licensure as a school counselor and a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate (LCMHCA). In addition to her counseling degree, Katherine holds a B.A. in English from N.C. State University (GO PACK!!), an M.A. in Education from Wake Forest University, and an M.A. in School Counseling from Lenoir-Rhyne University.